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GILT PAOF RESULTS

GBP562.500mln of the 0.25% Jul-31 gilt sold

Release for: February 2018
Source: U.S. Commerce Department
Data in millions of U.S. dollars, seasonally adjusted
                    Levels:                     Pct chg:
                      Feb-18   Jan-18   Dec-17   Feb-18 Jan-18 Dec-17
Total
 Unfilled Orders     1143293  1141043  1144124      0.2   -0.3    0.6
 Inventories          410570   409000   407477      0.4    0.4    0.5
 Ex. Transportation
  Unfilled Orders     370048   369191   368660      0.2    0.1    0.3
  Inventories         277889   277063   276320      0.3    0.3    0.5
 Ex. Defense
  Unfilled Orders     969369   966590   967033      0.3    0.0    0.6
  Inventories         383209   381670   379947      0.4    0.5    0.5
 Mfg With Unfilled Orders
 Unfilled Orders     1143293  1141043  1144124      0.2   -0.3    0.6
 Inventories          334081   332844   331669      0.4    0.4    0.5
Primary Metals
 Unfilled Orders       31884    31684    31627      0.6    0.2    0.7
 Inventories           34666    34566    34367      0.3    0.6    0.4
Fabricated Metals
 Unfilled Orders       82909    82423    81921      0.6    0.6    0.8
 Inventories           51642    51439    51186      0.4    0.5    0.6
Machinery
 Unfilled Orders      102660   102386   102054      0.3    0.3    0.3
 Inventories           70476    70231    70330      0.3   -0.1    0.5
Computers, Electronics
 Unfilled Orders      119771   119850   119923     -0.1   -0.1    0.1
 Inventories           45792    45612    45442      0.4    0.4    0.2
 Computers
  Unfilled Orders       2036     2013     2005      1.1    0.4    1.7
  Inventories           4369     4395     4371     -0.6    0.5    0.2
 Communications Equip.
  Unfilled Orders      28330    28516    28460     -0.7    0.2    0.0
  Inventories           4601     4601     4585      0.0    0.3   -0.1
Electrical equipment
 and appliances
 Unfilled Orders       22316    22384    22609     -0.3   -1.0   -0.7
 Inventories           18332    18288    18133      0.2    0.9    1.2
Transportation Equip.
 Unfilled Orders      773245   771852   775464      0.2   -0.5    0.7
 Inventories          132681   131937   131157      0.6    0.6    0.5
 Motor Vehicles, Parts
 Unfilled Orders       24741    24631    24632      0.4    0.0    1.5
 Inventories           35590    35396    35153      0.5    0.7    1.3
 Nondef Aircraft, Parts
 Unfilled Orders      582935   581262   582242      0.3   -0.2    0.5
 Inventories           68290    67812    67058      0.7    1.1   -0.2
 Defense Aircraft, Parts
 Unfilled Orders       70008    70752    72400     -1.1   -2.3    1.2
 Inventories           13202    13182    13400      0.2   -1.6    0.4
All other durables
 Unfilled Orders       10508    10464    10526      0.4   -0.6    0.7
 Inventories           56981    56927    56862      0.1    0.1    0.6
Capital Goods
 Unfilled Orders      849120   847484   850211      0.2   -0.3    0.2
 Inventories          206292   205237   204386      0.5    0.4    0.4
 Nondefense Capital Goods
  Unfilled Orders     708562   706504   706884      0.3   -0.1    0.1
  Inventories         183072   182061   181076      0.6    0.5    0.4
  Excluding Aircraft
  Unfilled Orders     228333   228619   229135     -0.1   -0.2   -0.1
  Inventories         126110   125671   125521      0.3    0.1    0.6
 Defense Capital Goods
  Unfilled Orders     140558   140980   143327     -0.3   -1.6    0.9
  Inventories          23220    23176    23310      0.2   -0.6    1.1
Calculated by MNI:
Civilian Aircraft cap. goods
  Unfilled Orders     480229   477885   477749      0.5    0.0    0.1
  Inventories          56962    56390    55555      1.0    1.5   -0.3
Transport ex. mtr veh, aircraft
  Unfilled Orders      95561    95207    96190      0.4   -1.0    1.3
  Inventories          15599    15547    15546      0.3    0.0    1.5
Total Ex Defense Cap., Nondef Air
  Unfilled Orders     419800   418801   418555      0.2    0.1    0.6
  Inventories         319060   318012   317109      0.3    0.3    0.6
Total Ex Def., Civ Air Cap. Gds.
  Unfilled Orders     522506   522178   523048      0.1   -0.2    0.9
  Inventories         330388   329434   328612      0.3    0.3    0.6
       ** MNI Washington Bureau (202) 371-2121 **
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